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Field Activity Details for field activity 2001-067-FA

Other ID: IB N-1-01-MA

Status: Completed

Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): William Schwab

Affiliate Investigator(s): Peter Traykovski (WHOI)

Information Specialist(s): William Danforth

Data Type(s): Sonar: Sidescan, Sonar: Interferometric, Sonar: Multibeam, Location-Elevation: Navigation

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Image ONR Study Site on south side of Martha's Vineyard.


Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA

End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA

Start Date: 2001-08-24

End Date: 2001-08-31

Equipment Used: DGPS, SWATHplus-M 234 kHz, Edgetech DF-1000 sidescan sonar, ISIS

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: William Danforth, Joseph S. Newell, Thomas O'Brien, Ilya Buynevich

Affiliate Staff:
Ilya Buynevich (WHOI/USGS Post-Doc)

Notes: Original Center People field contained: Bill Danforth (Data Acquisition); Tom O'Brien (Electronics); Ilya Buynevich (PI); Joe Newell (possibly will help with mobilization).


Martha's Vineyard, Vineyard Sound, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

North: 41.35 South: 41.3 West: -70.67 East: -70.48





Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Edgetech DF-1000 sidescan sonar --- Sidescan
ISIS --- Sidescan
SWATHplus-M 234 kHz --- Interferometric
DGPS --- Navigation

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